No doubt, the '40s and '50s had some of the cutest household knick knacks around. If it could be drawn, it could be put on a ceramic plate. If it could be moulded, it was fired in a kiln. Basically anything you can imagine could be made into an adorable figurine to put on your mantlepiece. New Sydney online store Mid Century Modern has a small but spot-on curation of these bric-a-brac items. They add new pieces every week, so be sure to check back every now and then.